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Harris, G to I

HARRIS (Soundex H620) — See also ARRIS, HARR, HARRIES, HARRIS-TUTTLE, HARRISON, HARRISS, HERAZ, HERRIES, HIRES, HORRAS, HYRES, MORRIS-HARRIS, PHARRIS, RAISH, SHIRA, WOODS-HARRIS.

  Harris, G. F. — of California. Member of California state assembly 28th District, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, G. H. — of Gaston County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Gaston County, 1895-96. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, G. S. — of Gas City, Grant County, Ind. Postmaster at Gas City, Ind., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1856 (speaker). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George — of Las Vegas, Clark County, Nev. Candidate for mayor of Las Vegas, Nev., 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Harris, George A. — of Thomasville, Clarke County, Ala. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George B. — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Candidate in primary for Governor of Ohio, 1924; delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George B. — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George E. (c.1833-1915) — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Born about 1833. Mayor of Wichita, Kan., 1875. Died July 8, 1915 (age about 82 years). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery, Wichita, Kan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harris, George Emrick (1827-1911) — of Mississippi. Born in Orange County, N.C., January 6, 1827. Republican. Colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 1st District, 1870-73; Mississippi state attorney general, 1873-77; Lieutenant Governor of Mississippi, 1877-79. Died in Washington, D.C., March 19, 1911 (age 84 years, 72 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, George F. — of Webster, Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 1st District, 1907-08. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George F. — of Salem, Livingston County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 11th District; elected 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George F. — of Salem, Livingston County, Ky. Democrat. Candidate for Kentucky state house of representatives 4th District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Harris, George H. — of Ionia County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Ionia County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George J. — of Shelby Township, Macomb County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for supervisor of Shelby Township, Michigan, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George K. — of Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1928; mayor of Williamsport, Pa., 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George N. — of Newton, Sussex County, N.J. Democrat. Chair of Sussex County Democratic Party, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George T. — of Hobbs, Lea County, N.M. Democrat. Member of New Mexico state senate 20th District, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George W. — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Democrat. Postmaster at Knoxville, Tenn., 1857-59. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George W. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1904 (Kings County 9th District), 1920 (Kings County 3rd District), 1923 (Kings County 3rd District). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George W. — of Norwalk, Fairfield County, Conn. Prohibition candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norwalk, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, George W. — of Weston, Lewis County, W.Va. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Weston, W.Va., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Gerald T. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Glenn H. — of Caroga Lake, Fulton County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly, 1965, 1967-90 (Fulton and Hamilton counties 1965, 109th District 1967-90). Still living as of 1990.
  Harris, Gordon L. — of Royal Oak, Talbot County, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Greg — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 1st District, 2002, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Harris, H. Clay — of Virginia. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1880. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Henry Clay
  Harris, H. D. — of Kenoma, Barton County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Barton County, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, H. H. — of Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass. Republican. Mayor of Chicopee, Mass., 1893; defeated, 1893. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Hamilton — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 3rd District, 1851; New York Republican state chair, 1866-70; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization); member of New York state senate 13th District, 1876-79; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 16th District, 1876; candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1884. Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Harris, Hardman P. — of Bellefonte, Centre County, Pa. Burgess of Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Harold N. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Harrison — of Madison, Morgan County, Ga. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Harry — of Burrton, Harvey County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1928, 1940 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Harry B. — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1928, 1936 (alternate); member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Harry G. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Candidate for New York state senate 16th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Harry H. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1938-43. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Harvey — of Burleigh County, N.Dak. Delegate to North Dakota state constitutional convention from Burleigh County, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Heaton Willis (1858-1928) — also known as Heaton W. Harris — of Alliance, Stark County, Ohio. Born near Alliance, Stark County, Ohio, April 23, 1858. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Consul in Mannheim, 1899-1907; Nuremberg, 1907-08; U.S. Consul General in , 1909-12; Frankfort, 1912-17; Stockholm, 1917-18; Havana, 1918-20. Member, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Died, from stomach cancer, in Alliance, Stark County, Ohio, July 11, 1928 (age 70 years, 79 days). Interment at Mt. Union Cemetery, Alliance, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Joel G. Harris (1824-1910) and Louesa (Barnaby) Harris (1835-1912); married, January 19, 1889, to Effie Leek (1868-1953).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harris, Heck — of Portales, Roosevelt County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1944 (member, Credentials Committee). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Henry C. — of Kentucky. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 10th District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Henry C. — of Salem, New London County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Salem, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Henry P. — of Monticello, Piatt County, Ill. Republican. Member of Illinois Republican State Central Committee, 1919. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Henry Richard (1828-1909) — of Greenville, Meriwether County, Ga. Born in Sparta, Hancock County, Ga., February 2, 1828. Democrat. Delegate to Georgia state constitutional convention, 1861; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Georgia 4th District, 1873-79, 1885-87. Died October 15, 1909 (age 81 years, 255 days). Interment at Greenville Cemetery, Greenville, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Henry Schenck (1850-1902) — also known as Henry S. Harris — of Belvidere, Warren County, N.J. Born in Belvidere, Warren County, N.J., December 27, 1850. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 4th District, 1881-83. Died May 2, 1902 (age 51 years, 126 days). Interment at Belvidere Cemetery, Belvidere, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Henry T. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County 2nd District, 1882. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Henry U. — of Glen Head, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Herbert See L. Herbert Harris
  Harris, Herbert B. — of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Herbert D. — of Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H. Republican. Candidate for New Hampshire state house of representatives from Claremont 3rd Ward, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Herbert Eugene II (1926-2014) — of Virginia. Born in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., April 14, 1926. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Virginia 8th District, 1975-81. Died in Mt. Vernon, Fairfax County, Va., December 24, 2014 (age 88 years, 254 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Harris, Herbert L. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Homer L. — of Wayne County, W.Va.; Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Wayne County, 1962; candidate for West Virginia state senate 5th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Harris, Homer M. — of Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Horatio J. — of Delphi, Carroll County, Ind. Democrat. Indiana state auditor, 1844-47. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Horatio J. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Mississippi, 1850-59. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Horatio T. — of Newport, Campbell County, Ky. Mayor of Newport, Ky., 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Howard — of Michigan. Communist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 4th District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Hunt See W. Hunt Harris
  Harris, I. — of Allegheny County, Pa. Communist. Workers candidate for Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Allegheny County 1st District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Ike See O. H. Harris
  Harris, Imogene — of Milan, Gibson County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1996, 2000, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Harris, Ira (1802-1875) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in Charleston, Montgomery County, N.Y., May 31, 1802. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Albany County, 1845-46; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1846; member of New York state senate 3rd District, 1847; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1847-59; U.S. Senator from New York, 1861-67; delegate to New York state constitutional convention, 1867. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., December 2, 1875 (age 73 years, 185 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Fredrick Waterman Harris (1780-1851) and Lucy (Hamilton) Harris (1781-1865); married 1832 to Louisa Clarissa Tubbs (1809-1845); step-father of Henry Reed Rathbone (1837-1911) and Jared Lawrence Rathbone; father of Clara Hamilton Harris (1834-1883; who married Henry Reed Rathbone (1837-1911)) and Amanda Judson Harris (1836-1902; who married Thomas Ewing Miller); grandfather of Henry Riggs Rathbone.
  Political families: Cornell family of New York; Pendleton family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Harris, Ira — of Rosedale (now part of Kansas City), Wyandotte County, Kan. Republican. Postmaster at Rosedale, Kan., 1877-79. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Ira (b. 1855) — Born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., 1855. Physician; surgeon; missionary; U.S. Consular Agent in Tripoli, 1899-1911. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Ira — of Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colo. Republican. Mayor of Colorado Springs, Colo.; elected 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Isaac — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Minister; Prohibition candidate for New York inspector of state prisons, 1873. Burial location unknown.
Isham G. Harris Harris, Isham Green (1818-1897) — also known as Isham G. Harris — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Born near Tullahoma, Franklin County, Tenn., February 10, 1818. Democrat. Member of Tennessee state senate, 1847; U.S. Representative from Tennessee 9th District, 1849-53; Governor of Tennessee, 1857-62; served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; U.S. Senator from Tennessee, 1877-97; died in office 1897. Died in Washington, D.C., July 8, 1897 (age 79 years, 148 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Books about Isham G. Harris: Sam Davis Elliott, Isham G. Harris of Tennessee: Confederate Governor and United States Senator
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, August 1897
  Harris, Israel — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1820-21. Burial location unknown.
  Harris, Iverson Louis (1805-1876) — of Georgia. Born January 7, 1805. Superior court judge in Georgia, 1859-65; justice of Georgia state supreme court, 1866-68. Died March 12, 1876 (age 71 years, 65 days). Interment at Memory Hill Cemetery, Milledgeville, Ga.


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